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Forum: SLC 06 November 2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,520
Posted By lynnejanet
Mark Zuckerberg's Ebola announcement - hijacked?

Hey guys. Something odd is happening on Mark Zuckerberg's facebook announcement about fighting ebola. There seem to be a lot of off-topic posts from Syria and the middle east. I don't know enough...
Forum: Computers 08 February 2012, 10:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 318,179
Posted By lynnejanet
I thought it didn't make sense because all of the...

I thought it didn't make sense because all of the 5- and 6-digit numbers I tried came up with a '0'. I guess it's possible that all of the random numbers I tried don't have corresponding current...
Forum: Computers 08 February 2012, 03:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 318,179
Posted By lynnejanet
Computer Origin? "Your cell phone has a name"

This showed up on my facebook newsfeed tonight:



It does actually work, in that, if you enter a three digit number that does not begin with 0, a name is generated. The name is consistent to...
Forum: Fauxtography 06 January 2012, 01:07 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 37,539
Posted By lynnejanet
I have to admit that we don't currently have fire...

I have to admit that we don't currently have fire extinguishers in our kitchen. Reading this thread makes me realize that I should go out and buy one.

I had to use one once in uni when I stupidly...
Forum: Fauxtography 05 January 2012, 03:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 11,323
Posted By lynnejanet
I'm not sure why the clip seems implausible. It's...

I'm not sure why the clip seems implausible. It's a really unique technique, but I don't think it sounds like there's a second instrument.

I saw a young local guy a year or so playing at a street...
Forum: We've Got Mail 27 November 2011, 12:42 PM
Replies: 547
Views: 350,925
Posted By lynnejanet
So, Nick Jr. / Noggin, which was launched in...

So, Nick Jr. / Noggin, which was launched in 1999, somehow accidentally showed a kids show containing graphic violence, for four entire seasons, beginning in 1994?

Please, logic is your friend....
Forum: Inboxer Rebellion 04 September 2011, 04:57 PM
Replies: 244
Views: 220,983
Posted By lynnejanet
Sounds like we've agreed to disagree. Or...

Sounds like we've agreed to disagree. Or disagreed to agree. Or something. I shall commence.
Forum: Inboxer Rebellion 04 September 2011, 02:23 PM
Replies: 244
Views: 220,983
Posted By lynnejanet
You disagree with how I choose to interact with...

You disagree with how I choose to interact with my friends?

Since I made absolutely no attempt to dictate to anyone how they should handle their friendships, but merely expressed my own opinion...
Forum: Inboxer Rebellion 03 September 2011, 08:42 PM
Replies: 244
Views: 220,983
Posted By lynnejanet
I wouldn't unfriend someone for playing the game....

I wouldn't unfriend someone for playing the game. I have a few friends and relatives who do. I don't think less of them - I just wish people would think before they copy and paste, and before they...
Forum: We've Got Mail 03 September 2011, 08:24 PM
Replies: 547
Views: 350,925
Posted By lynnejanet
So, if the power goes out, there's a microchip...

So, if the power goes out, there's a microchip that stops the appliance from working until the power comes back on?

I think I have that technology in all of the appliances in my home. A few weeks...
Forum: Inboxer Rebellion 03 September 2011, 12:58 AM
Replies: 244
Views: 220,983
Posted By lynnejanet
I agree with you, Cervus. And I think that's why...

I agree with you, Cervus. And I think that's why people are so upset and affronted when others disagree with the "game". Some are embarassed to have participated because at some level they know it...
Forum: Business 02 August 2011, 08:09 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 40,226
Posted By lynnejanet
It's evidently a Toronto, Ontario Whole Foods:...

It's evidently a Toronto, Ontario Whole Foods: s/he makes references to the TTC (Toronto Transit Commission) and Brampton teenagers. AFAIK, there are only 2 Whole Foods in Toronto; they aren't very...
Forum: Inboxer Rebellion 11 June 2011, 10:41 PM
Replies: 244
Views: 220,983
Posted By lynnejanet
I got one last week asking all the "ladies" to...

I got one last week asking all the "ladies" to post their shoe size as their status, with a frowny face :-(

For breast cancer, don'tchaknow.
Forum: Fauxtography 10 June 2011, 09:55 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 19,857
Posted By lynnejanet
My SIL kept her mom's remains for a year or so...

My SIL kept her mom's remains for a year or so before the sibs decided to bury them. She had a friend open the urn and take out a tablespoon or so for each of the kids, which she placed in little...
Forum: Fauxtography 24 May 2011, 09:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 13,041
Posted By lynnejanet
I witnessed this happen at African Lion Safari...

I witnessed this happen at African Lion Safari many years ago. Visitors have a choice to drive through, or to take the Safari bus. We were in the bus, but watched as a small car stopped in front of a...
Forum: Fauxtography 25 April 2011, 01:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 13,571
Posted By lynnejanet
What a gorgeous photo, 4hooves. Your website is...

What a gorgeous photo, 4hooves. Your website is fascinating. I had always believed the myth that zebras are impossible to domesticate and train. I can go to bed now (that I've learned something...
Forum: Fauxtography 15 April 2011, 09:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 9,922
Posted By lynnejanet
Why avoid frozen or "can" fish? Are they implying...

Why avoid frozen or "can" fish? Are they implying that someone is secretly emptying that dumpster into a food processing plant? Really?
Forum: Fauxtography 17 March 2011, 09:47 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 86,288
Posted By lynnejanet
Seconding the idea that literacy and accurate...

Seconding the idea that literacy and accurate spelling are not the same thing.

My oldest son can't spell anything. He sometimes spells the same word differently three times on the same page. It...
Forum: Medical 27 February 2011, 01:21 AM
Replies: 311
Views: 236,238
Posted By lynnejanet
I have an immune disorder, so I've had chicken...

I have an immune disorder, so I've had chicken pox five times. The first two times were semi-severe, but the three times since have been extremely mild, with only a few spots, and not even feeling...
Forum: Fauxtography 19 February 2011, 08:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 8,404
Posted By lynnejanet
It doesn't look like it would offer any...

It doesn't look like it would offer any protection in a crash.
Forum: Fauxtography 30 January 2011, 09:01 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 40,590
Posted By lynnejanet
In the part where they are ricocheting off the...

In the part where they are ricocheting off the sides of the chasm, it looks like there are brown streamers or some sort of artifact behind them as they jump. Is that because they slowed the footage...
Forum: Fauxtography 22 January 2011, 11:09 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 38,482
Posted By lynnejanet
I just saw the second and third photos as part of...

I just saw the second and third photos as part of an e-mail forward series of pictures supposedly depicting winter in Russia.
Forum: Food 22 January 2011, 07:55 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 103,115
Posted By lynnejanet
Pasta is "made from" cow's blood? Who knew. I...

Pasta is "made from" cow's blood? Who knew. I wonder if it's just wheat pasta, or if rice and corn pasta are tainted with cow, too.
Forum: History 08 January 2011, 12:27 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 32,856
Posted By lynnejanet
My Latin teacher also taught us that Roman nobles...

My Latin teacher also taught us that Roman nobles sometimes vomited between courses so that they could carry on eating. I would assume that there must be some reference to the practice in...
Forum: Fauxtography 08 January 2011, 01:58 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 59,921
Posted By lynnejanet
The youtube video is down but I watched the video...

The youtube video is down but I watched the video in the later link and was horrified. Real or not, I couldn't bring myself to watch the whole thing. It made me feel ill.
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